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Nov 14, 2014

Island of Innovation

Taiwan's electronics and semiconductor sectors have contributed to its role as a known contributor to the global information technology industry. The country has emerged as a leader, innovating in biotechnology, green energy, and aerospace. Institutions such as the Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) and the Metal Industries and Research Development Center (MIRDC) have consistently supported the government in its goal to maintain Taiwan's edge in industry.

Taiwan 2014 / Economy
Nov 14, 2014

Mastering Adaptability for Growth

In Taiwan, the iPhone launch — available via live stream for the first time — was watched just as closely because a number of Taiwanese companies make components for many of Apple's gadgets. In fact, record-setting pre-sale orders for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus ...

Taiwan 2014 / Infrastructure
Nov 14, 2014

Building for the Future

As Taiwan pursues broader regional economic integration, the country's leaders have taken significant steps to ensure that the island can handle the expected growth. Infrastructure development is central to those plans. Early this year, the Ministry of Finance unveiled...

Taiwan 2014 / Airports
Nov 14, 2014

TTIA: Asia’s newest gateway

Situated an average of only two and a half hours by plane from any major city in East Asia — closer than any other major airport in the region — the Taiwanese capital's airport has seen its air traffic soar. To date, Taoyuan International Airport serves 164 des...

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